Summary Information
Title: UE Research on Organizations
Collection Number: UE.10.2.9

Collection Dates: 1936-1971
Extent: 5.0 linear feet (approx. 4 boxes)

Language: English

Abstract:
This series contains information regarding various organizations in the United States collected by the research department of the United Electrical, Radio, and Machine Workers of America (UE).
Publisher:

ULS Archives Service Center
University of Pittsburgh Library System
7500 Thomas Boulevard
Pittsburgh, PA, 15260
412-648-3232
archives-ref@mail.pitt.edu
Date Published:

June 2009
Author:

Finding aid prepared by Zachary Brodt.
Collection Scope and Content Notes

This series contains correspondence, clippings, and other materials collected by the research department of the United Electrical, Radio, and Machine Workers of America (UE) regarding a variety of organizations. Records concerning the Association of Catholic Trade Unionists (ACTU) date from the late 1940s, when allegations of Communist control drove the UE out of the Congress of Industrial Organizations, and detail anti-Communist and anti-UE activity.


Arrangement

The entirety of this collection has not been arranged; however, folder level inventories exist for each box. Please contact the Archives Service Center for more information.


Subject Terms

Topics
  • Electric industry workers -- Labor unions -- United States
  • Labor unions and communism -- United States

Corporate Names
  • Association of Catholic Trade Unionists.
  • United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America. Research Department.
  • United Electrical, Radio and Machine Workers of America. -- History

Personal Names
  • Carey, James B.

Genres/Forms
  • Correspondence

Category
  • Labor

Access and Use
Access Restrictions:

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information:

Gift of the United Electrical, Radio, and Machine Workers of America on 1976 and 1986.

Preferred Citation:

UE Research on Organizations, 1936-1971, UE.10.2.9, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh

Processing Information:

Portions of this collection were processed by Jaimie George. This finding guide was written by Zachary Brodt in June 2009.

Copyright:

The University of Pittsburgh holds the property rights to the material in this collection, but the copyright may still be held by the original creator/author. Researchers are therefore advised to follow the regulations set forth in the U.S. Copyright Code when publishing, quoting, or reproducing material from this collection without the consent of the creator/author or that go beyond what is allowed by fair use.

Related Material:

UE Communism Collection, 1935-1968, UE.10.2.1, Archives Service Center, University of Pittsburgh